Stephanacris draconius

HENNEMANN & CONLE, 2006: 13, figs. 1-4, 17 & 19.

 

HENNEMANN, F. H. & CONLE, O. V. (2006): Studies on New Guinean giant stick-insects of the tribe Stephanacridini Günther, 1953, with the descriptions of a new genus and three new species of Stephanacris Redtenbacher, 1908 (Phasmatodea: "Anareolatae"). Zootaxa, 1283: 1-24.

 

 

 

Holotype, female [Zoologische Staatssammlung München / ZSMC].  Body length (including subgenital plate) 182.5 mm

 

Female (no type) [coll. FH, No. 0377-2] Body length (including subgenital plate) 179.0 mm

 

Female: Head and prothorax [coll. FH, No. 0377-2]

 

Female: Apex of abdomen [coll. FH, No. 0377-2]

 

Paratype, egg [Zoologische Staatssammlung München / ZSMC].

 

 

Type-material:

HOLOTYPE, female: Papua New Guinea, Eastern Highland Province, Okapa, VI.2001 [ex coll. FH, Zoologische Staatssammlung München / ZSMC].

PARATYPE, female: Papua New Guinea, Morobe Province, Menyamya VII.2001 [coll. Oskar Conle / OC].

PARATYPE, 1 egg (removed from ovipositor of holotype): same data as holotype [ex coll. FH, Zoologische Staatssammlung München / ZSMC].